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Friday, November 1, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Ars Antigua will perform a concert, "Baroque Bestiary", with music by Byrd, Vivaldi, Uccellini, Purcell, and others.
Cost:  adults $10; USF alumni, non-USF students, and seniors $7.  (USF faculty, staff & students free.)
Location:  Sexton Auditorium, University of St. Francis, 500 Wilcox Street, Joliet, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.
Saturday, November 9, 2013, 2:00 PM.
Location:  St. James Chapel (Quigley Chapel), Quigley Pastoral Center, 835 N. Rush Street (Rush at Pearson), Chicago, Illinois.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013, 12:15 PM.
The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Manz Organ Series presents Thomas Wikman, organist, performing a recital of works by Bach, Praetorius, and others.
Cost:  Freewill offering.
Location:  Augustana Chapel at the Lutheran School of Theology, 1100 East 55th Street (55th and University), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site or this site.

Wednesday, November 6, 2013, 8:00 PM.
The Bach and Beethoven Ensemble, Brandi Berry, Artistic Director, will perform a concern of 17th century music, also modern pieces by Kmang Kmang band leader Barmey Ung based on melodies and motifs by Heinrich Biber.
Cost:  Call to reserve a table: 773-465-9801 ($10 cover).
Location:  Uncommon Ground, 1401 W. Devon Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
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Friday, November 8, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The Howard Mayer Brown International Early Music Series presents Fretwork performing a concert, "Dowland: Lachrimae or Seaven Teares".  With lutenist Elizabeth Kenny
Cost:  Visit this site for details.
Location:  Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th Street (at the corner of University Avenue), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 773-702-8068; e-mail chicagopresents @ uchicago.edu; or visit this site.

Saturday, November 9, 2013, 7:30 PM.
The Handel Aria Competition will present a fundraiser concert for the 2014 competition.  Featured performers: Elisa Sutherland (the 2013 HAC First Prize Winner); Melanie Cain; Mimmi Fulmer; Rachel Edie Warrick.
Cost:  $25.
Location:  First Unitarian Society, Landmark Auditorium, 900 University Bay Drive, Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  Call 608-255-8211; or visit this site.

Sunday, November 10, 2013, 4:00 PM.
The Early Music Series at the Byron Colby Barn presents Ars Antigua performing in concert.
Cost:  Individual tickets are $18. Series subscription (six concerts) also available.  Children under the age of 16 are free.  As always at the Barn, you may BYOB.
Location:  the Byron Colby Barn at Prairie Crossing, 1561 Jones Point Road, Grayslake, Illinois.
For more info:  call 847-543-1202; e-mail bcbarn @ prairiecrossing.com; or visit the Early Music at the Barn Facebook page.

Friday, November 15, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Northeastern Illinois University's Jewel Box Series presents Ensemble Caprice performing a concert, "Salsa Baroque".
Cost:  $25, students $10.
Location:  NEIU Steinberg Fine Arts Center Recital Hall, 5500 N. St. Louis Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 773-442-4978; or e-mail CL-miller @ neiu.edu.

Friday, November 15, 2013, 8:00 PM.
The DePaul University Baroque Ensemble, Jason Moy and Brandi Berry Directors, will perform in concert.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  DePaul Concert Hall, DePaul University, 800 W. Belden Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  visit this site.

Saturday, November 16, 2013, 5:00 PM.
Early Music Now presents Pallade Musica performing a concert, "Terreno e vago".
Cost:  Tickets are $25-$50, $10-$25 for students.  Season and partial-season subscriptions also available.
Location:  St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 914 E. Knapp Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 414-225-3113 or 877-546-8742; e-mail info @ earlymusicnow.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, November 16, 2013, 1:00 PM.
Saturday, November 16, 2013, 4:00 PM.
Sunday, November 17, 2013, 3:00 PM.
As part of Roosevelt University's Operafest VI, a performance: "Sweet Love's Beginning", with the prologue and a scene from Monteverdi's The Coronation of PoppeaScott Gilmore, Music Director; Andrew Eggert, Director.
Cost:  Free.
Location:  Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University, 430 S. Michigan Avenue (7th floor), Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Visit this site; or call 312-341-2352.

Sunday, November 17, 2013, 2:30 PM.
Sunday, November 17, 2013, 5:00 PM.
Kristian Olesen, organist, will perform a concert of works by Bach, Buxtehude, Sweelinck, and others.
Cost:  Call the box office at 574-631-2800 for tickets.
Location:  Location:  Reyes Organ and Choral Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, University of Notre Dame, 100 Performing Arts Center, Notre Dame, Indiana.
For more info:  Visit this site.

Sunday, November 17, 2013, 8:00 PM.
The Music of the Baroque Orchestra, Jane Glover, conductor, will perform a concert, "Classical Vienna: Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert".
Cost:  Varies by date, venue, and seating.  Series subscriptions also available.  Visit this site for details.
Location:  North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-551-1414; e-mail baroque @ baroque.org; or visit this site.
Monday, November 18, 2013, 7:30 PM.
Location:  Joan W. and Irving B. Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph (Millennium Park), Chicago, Illinois.

Monday, November 18, 2013, 12:00 PM.
The Chicago Cultural Center presents Pallade Musica performing a concert, "Terreno e vago".
Cost:  Free admission for 11/18, $15 for 11/20 (see below).
Location:  Preston Bradley Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington, Chicago, Illinois.
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Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 6:00 PM.
Location:  Second Presbyterian Church of Chicago, 1936 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.

Saturday, November 23, 2013, 4:30 PM.
University of Chicago Faculty, staff, Piano Program students, and special guests will perform a concert, "J.S. Bach Project: Annual Celebration", with Bach's Little Preludes, Inventions, and Sinfonias.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Logan Center for the Arts, University of Chicago, 915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 773-702-8484; e-mail musicdept@uchicago.edu; or visit this site or this site.

Saturday, November 23, 2013, 8:00 PM.
Ensemble Musical Offering will perform a concert, "Ballo! La Danse", Renaissance and Baroque dances based on La Folia variations from France, Italy, Germany and Spain.  Guest artists: Thomas Baird and Paige Whitley-Bauguess.
Pre-concert dance lesson for the public, 7 PM.
Cost:  $30, students $10.
Location:  Woman's Club of Wisconsin, 813 E. Kilbourn Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
For more info:  Call 414-258-6133; e-mail info @ ensemblemusicaloffering.org; or visit this site.

Saturday, November 23, 2013, 7:00 PM.
Bella Voce, Andrew Lewis, Director; with the Callipygian Players, Martin Davids, Director; will perform Handel's Messiah.
Cost:  $15 (students) through $45.
Location:  St. Clement Church, 642 W. Deming Place, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-479-1096; e-mail mail @ bellavoce.org; or visit this site.
Sunday, November 24, 2013, 7:00 PM.
Location:  St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 939 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.

Sunday, November 24, 2013, 2:30 PM.
Midwest Young Artists presents the MYA Early Music Ensemble and MYA New Music Ensemble in concert.  With guest performers: the Stevenson High School Baroque Ensemble.
Cost:  Free admission.
Location:  Bennett-Gordon Hall, Ravinia Park, 200 Ravinia Park Road, Highland Park, Illinois.
For more info:  call 847-926-9898; e-mail matthew @ mya.org; or visit this site.

Sunday, November 24, 2013, 3:00 PM.
The University of Chicago Rockefeller Chapel Choir and instrumentalists, James Kallembach, conductor; and soloists; Kaitlin Foley, soprano; Angela Young Smucker, mezzo-soprano; Matthew Dean, tenor; Andrew Schultze, bass; will perform Bach's Christmas Oratorio (Parts I-III). 
Cost:  Varies by seating.  Call 773-702-2787 for tickets; or visit this site.
Location:  Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago, 5850 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  call 773-702-2100; or visit this site.

Sunday October 27 thru Saturday November 9, 2013.
Hidden Valley Early Music Road Scholar.
Location:  Carmel Valley, California.
For more info:  write Hidden Valley Institute of the Arts, PO Box 116, Carmel Valley, CA 93924; call 831-659-3115; e-mail hvms @ aol.com; visit this site.

Thursday October 31 thru Wednesday November 6, 2013.
Indiana Early Double Reed Workshop.  Shawms and dulcians.
Location:  Bloomington, Indiana.
For more info:  Juan Carlos Arango, Early Music in Motion, Bloomington, Indiana; call 812-606-0865; e-mail earlymusicinmotion @ gmail.com; visit this site.

Sunday, November 24, 2013, 3:45 PM.
The Grace Lutheran Church Bach Cantata Vespers presents Bach's cantata Wer Dank opfert, der preiset mich (Whoever offers thanks praises me).  Prelude at 3:45 PM, vespers service at 4:00 PM.
Cost:  Free, with good-will offering.
Location:  Grace Lutheran Church, 7300 Division Street, River Forest, Illinois.
For more info:  Call 708-366-6900; e-mail info @ graceriverforest.org; or visit this site.

Sunday, November 3, 2013, 12:00 noon CST.
Bach's Passacaglia and Fugue in c, BWV 582.  Broadcast during the 12:00-2:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, November 10, 2013, 12:00 noon CST.
Bach's Prelude, Fugue, and Allegro in Eb (D), BWV 998.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 11:00 PM CST.
Purcell's Chacony in g.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, November 15, 2013, 7:30 PM CST.
Music in Chicago -- Live from NEIU: Ensemble Caprice in a live performance of "Salsa Baroque".  Broadcast during the 7:30-9:30 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, November 16, 2013, 12:00 noon CST.
From the Houston Grand Opera: Handel's Xerxes.  Broadcast during the 12:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Saturday, November 16, 2013, 3:00 PM CST.
Vivaldi's Two-Violin and Lute Concerto in D, R 93.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, November 18, 2013, 3:00 PM CST.
Bach's Three-Trumpet Concerto in D, after BWV 249; Violin Concerto in d, after BWV 1052.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 10:00 AM CST.
Bach's Prelude, Fugue and Allegro in Eb, BWV 998.  Vivaldi's Violin Concerto in C, R 191.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 "Midday with Lisa Flynn" program on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 11:00 AM CST.
Handel's Organ Concerto in Bb, Op 7/1; Passacaglia.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, November 21, 2013, 9:00 AM CST.
Purcell's Chacony in g.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, November 21, 2013, 11:00 AM CST.
Dowland's Pavan Lachrymae Gementes; Captain Digorie Piper His Galiard.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Friday, November 22, 2013, 10:00 AM CST.
Bach's Orchestra Suite #1 in C, BWV 1066.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 "Midday with Lisa Flynn" program on WFMT Radio.

Friday, November 22, 2013, 1:00 PM CST.
Purcell's Ode on St. Cecilia's Day, 1683, Welcome to All the Pleasures.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, November 24, 2013, 12:00 noon CST.
Victoria's Ave Maria.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, November 24, 2013, 11:00 PM CST.
Corrette's Concerto, Le Phenix.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, November 25, 2013, 2:00 PM CST.
Fasch's Orchestral Suite (Ouverture) in aBach's Air, Suite #3 in D (Air on the G String).  Broadcast during the 2:00-3:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Monday, November 25, 2013, 11:00 PM CST.
Purcell's Raise, Raise the Voice (Ode for St. Cecilia's Day 1685).  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 10:00 AM CST.
Henry VIII's Consort VIII; Adieu Madame; En Vray Amoure.  Broadcast during the 10:00-11:00 "Midday with Lisa Flynn" program on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 12:00 noon CST.
Leclair's Viiolin Sonata in G, Op 2/5.  Broadcast during the 12:00-1:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 3:00 PM CST.
Handel's Air and Variations, The Harmonious Blacksmith.  Broadcast during the 3:00-4:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 9:00 AM CST.
Purcell's King Arthur Suite.  Broadcast during the 9:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 8:00 PM CST.
Schütz's Ich bin ein rechter Weinstock fr Geistliche Chormusik.  Broadcast during the 8:00-10:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 11:00 PM CST.
Purcell's Fantasia #10 in e.  Broadcast during the 11:00-12:00 time period on WFMT Radio.

Thursday, November 28, 2013, 1:00 PM CST.
JL Bach's Motet, Es danken dir, GottBach's Cantata #29, Wir danken dir, Gott, wir danken dir.  Broadcast during the 1:00-2:00 "Afternoons with Kerry Frumkin" program on WFMT Radio.

Sunday, November 17, 2013, 6:30 PM.
Pre-concert lecture for the Music of the Baroque performance of Classical Vienna: Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert.
Location:  DoubleTree Hotel, 9599 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie, Illinois.
For more info:  call 312-551-1414; e-mail baroque @ baroque.org; or visit this site.
Monday, November 18, 2013, 6:00 PM.
Location:  Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington, Chicago, Illinois.


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